Entries by Yugo Prabowo

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Alami is Making Shariah-based Financing Accessible to SMEs in Indonesia

The importance of Islamic financing Indonesia is the world’s most populous Muslim nation – out of the 260 million people living in the country, 87 percent identify as Muslim. But the country remains a laggard when it comes to developing a robust finance industry. One of the factors contributing to the slow growth of inclusive […]

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Uber, Go-Jek, Grab: What do People in Indonesia Actually Want from Ride-Hailing Apps?

250 million Indonesians have rapidly embraced the rise of ride-hailing apps to add convenience to their lives. The three largest players in Indonesia – Go-Jek, Grab, and Uber – not only lower congestion on the roads by connecting drivers to multiple riders, they also offer food delivery, payments via e-wallet features, and almost any service […]

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Startup DOOgether Aims to Get Indonesians Excited About Health and Fitness Through Tech

Mens sana in corpore sano. The latin phrase means “a healthy mind in a healthy body”, and is a widely spread antidote in wellness communities, but how much of the population actually devotes time to exercise on a regular basis? And is it even a priority in developing countries? To understand the attitude towards fitness […]